Endometriosis New Zealand is Aotearoa’s national endometriosis organisation, providing support, advocacy, research, information, education, and awareness on endometriosis.
Read on to see what’s happening this Endometriosis Awareness Month and how you can be involved.
Endometriosis Awareness Month takes place across the globe in March with a mission to raise the profile of a disease that affects an estimated 200 million worldwide. 120,000 girls, women, and those assigned female at birth are living with endometriosis in Aotearoa.
We are planning the following events that will be hosted online AND in person. Further details will be available shortly, save the date now, and watch out for further details.
Host your own High Tea this Awareness Month! Simply extend an invitation to whānau, friends, and colleagues to join for a cozy cuppa or even a high-class garden tea party filled with yummy treats.
Pick any distance or event and walk it your way! Alone or with family and friends! in costume, colour theme or just in your favourite shorts and tee-shirt.
Adrenaline junkies what about skydive or bungy for endometriosis? Fundraising minimum $750.
Whether a Forest Gump inspired marathon or a team relay sprint, just pick a time and a place and get your comfy sneakers on.
Here’s some event ideas:
5th March – Around the Bays – Auckland
12th March – Surf to City – Invercargill
18th March – Generation Homes ‘Centre of NZ Trail’ – Nelson
18th – 19th March – Rotorua Walking Festival
19th March – City2Surf – Christchurch
25th March – Vineyard Trail – Hawkes Bay
26th March – Muddy Good Run – Christchurch
Receive free entry, the fundraising minimum $300.
We are on the hunt for like-minded community-focused businesses to become Endometriosis Awareness Month corporate sponsors
Your sponsorship will enable Endometriosis New Zealand to continue to provide essential help to the thousands of people living with this common inflammatory disease and ensure our organisation continues to improve the lives of those suffering with endometriosis.